These events occured in 1977 in the world of hockey:
- Art Ross Memorial Trophy as the NHL's leading scorer during the regular season: Guy Lafleur, Montreal Canadiens
- Hart Memorial Trophy for the NHL's Most Valuable Player: Guy Lafleur - Montreal Canadiens
- Stanley Cup – Montreal Canadiens defeat the Boston Bruins 4 games to 0.
- World Hockey Championship
- Men's champion: Czechoslovakia defeated Sweden
- Junior Men's champion: Soviet Union defeated Canada